Anyone can follow a list of procedures, when do I get to make a difference? Can’t I just spend my time automating this?
In 2011, as a grad student, I forensically examined a TrueCrypt container to see if I could tell if it contained anything useful for an investigation. In doing so I learned a lot about implementing strong encryption.
What happens when computer scammers call me? I give them “on the phone training in patience.”
Designers and developers don’t have to be on the cutting edge, but they have to at least acknowledge their job is to serve those they are developing for. And I’m sorry, but mobile phones and social media are no longer cutting edge. They are just a given. My biggest pet peeve when dealing with tech […]
I hate it when Web developers ignore analytics. It tells exactly what browsers and devices to design for.
Today’s XKCD comic (4/29/2013) asked the question, “How long can you work on making a routine task more efficient before you’re spending more time than you save?”
NoScript started blocking superfish across pages I visited, including local HTML files and my own site. Some investigation found that IE View, a browser extension, was the culprit.
Create a sound solution and let the user accomplish what they set out to do. In order to do that I have a set of key points I hold up and get others to buy-into as the development process starts.